'There is no tomorrow' in the NFL playoffs

Bill Simmons goes back to his prognosticating roots to gets pumped for Wild Card Weekend. Wild Card picks

Updated: January 4, 2008, 2:24 PM ET
By Bill Simmons | Page 2

Flipping channels over the holidays, I stumbled across "Rocky III" and decided to stick around for the climactic training scene. Ever do that? You watch 25 minutes of a movie you've already seen 270 times just for one scene? Right when I came in, Apollo was bringing Rocky back to his old gym, so I hung around thinking, "Twenty minutes until the awkward beach hug!"

After a few minutes, I got bored and started flipping around, returning in time to see Rocky quit during a beach sprint as Apollo ...

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